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11/18/2017
 
 
 
 
 
By:scott crotwell
Dates:5/8/2017 - 5/8/2017
Album Info:This load was picked up in Syracuse from CSX, and delivered to Binghamton by NYSW. From there, NS delivered it to Athens, PA to be picked up by a shortline there. It took over 3 hours to get it across the bridge near by back yard. It was there when I got home from work.
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Back view
Title:  Back view
Description:  3806 resting before heading to the load.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/19/2017 4:05:14 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  70   Comments: 3
Looking for the power.
Title:  Looking for the power.
Description:  I thought CSX was pulling the load. I get to N Greenbush St, and find 3806 instead.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/18/2017 5:47:40 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  129   Comments: 3
Attempt #1A
Title:  Attempt #1A
Description:  Trying to clear the bridge. More work has to be done before it clears the bridge.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/19/2017 4:08:09 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  81   Comments: 3
Lets give this a try
Title:  Lets give this a try
Description:  The load will not clear this time. More work and time are needed.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 6/19/2017 4:03:26 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  56   Comments: 4
Attempt #1B
Title:  Attempt #1B
Description:  Trying to get across the bridge.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/18/2017 5:51:09 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  153   Comments: 3
Attempt 1C
Title:  Attempt 1C
Description:  There is still more work to be done.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 6/19/2017 4:06:10 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  46   Comments: 3
Attempt #1C
Title:  Attempt #1C
Description:  Trying so hard to clear the bridge. It will be a while before it happens.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/19/2017 4:11:41 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  59   Comments: 2
Attempt 1D
Title:  Attempt 1D
Description:  The bridge is not wide enough yet.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 6/19/2017 4:08:49 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  55   Comments: 4
Cutting the bridge
Title:  Cutting the bridge
Description:  MofW crew making the bridge wider.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/18/2017 5:53:47 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  222   Comments: 3
Not quite time
Title:  Not quite time
Description:  Getting ready for more cutting.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 6/26/2017 4:12:58 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  37   Comments: 3
Slightly closer
Title:  Slightly closer
Description:  Going for another attempt.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 6/26/2017 4:16:13 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  34   Comments: 3
So close...
Title:  So close...
Description:  yet so far. Not making it across yet.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 6/26/2017 4:23:00 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  33   Comments: 3
Inch by inch
Title:  Inch by inch
Description:  The bridge is still not wide enough.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 8/14/2017 3:57:59 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  26   Comments: 3
Not there yet
Title:  Not there yet
Description:  Getting ready for more cutting.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 8/14/2017 4:02:03 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  21   Comments: 3
Checking
Title:  Checking
Description:  MofW crew checking to see if the load will clear. It will still be a while before it clears.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/19/2017 4:16:59 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  71   Comments: 3
Almost
Title:  Almost
Description:  Just about to clear the bridge.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 8/14/2017 4:05:48 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  27   Comments: 3
Inch by inch (2)
Title:  Inch by inch (2)
Description:  Slowly inching their way across.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 8/14/2017 4:11:28 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  26   Comments: 3
Last round
Title:  Last round
Description:  The load will clear after this round of cutting.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 8/14/2017 4:15:10 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  33   Comments: 3
Cut cut cut
Title:  Cut cut cut
Description:  Cutting out a few more notches so the load can clear.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 8/15/2017 4:09:28 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  48   Comments: 4
More cutting
Title:  More cutting
Description:  Necessary because the bridge is still not wide enough.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/19/2017 4:21:04 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  97   Comments: 3
Guiding
Title:  Guiding
Description:  MofW crew guiding the load along.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 8/15/2017 4:14:10 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  60   Comments: 5
Come on
Title:  Come on
Description:  Making another attempt to clear the load.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 8/15/2017 4:22:53 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  41   Comments: 4
Just about there
Title:  Just about there
Description:  The load finally clearing the bridge.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 8/16/2017 6:11:27 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  RollingStock,Bridge,Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  48   Comments: 4
The load
Title:  The load
Description:  Finally, it cleared the bridge! It would be a few minutes before it is on the move.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/18/2017 6:00:04 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  RollingStock,Track
Locomotives: 
Views:  225   Comments: 3
The aftermath
Title:  The aftermath
Description:  Work done by the MofW crew to get the load across.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/18/2017 6:03:58 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Bridge,Track
Locomotives: 
Views:  216   Comments: 4
Moving at East Court St
Title:  Moving at East Court St
Description:  3806 and the load easing out of Cortland.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 8/16/2017 6:18:38 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  40   Comments: 5
In between
Title:  In between
Description:  3806 between East Court and Port Watson Streets.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 8/16/2017 6:54:15 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  33   Comments: 5
Finally!!!
Title:  Finally!!!
Description:  Over 3 hours later, the load is on the move. The boxcar is new to RRPA.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 5/18/2017 6:07:17 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  188   Comments: 5
Crossing Port Watson St
Title:  Crossing Port Watson St
Description:  The end of watching the high and wide.
Photo Date:  5/8/2017  Upload Date: 8/16/2017 6:49:22 AM
Location:  Cortland, NY
Author:  scott crotwell
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYSW 3806(SD60)
Views:  45   Comments: 4


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